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Journal Editorial Boards, Books and Public Outreach (as of June 24, 2007) Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Rochester


Govind P. Agrawal

Editorial Board Member, Microwave and Optical Technology Letters (1998-now).
Editorial Board Member, Book series, Progress in Optics (2001--now).
Associate Editor, Optics Express, Optical Society of America (2001--now).
Topical Editor, Journal of Optical Society of America, Part B (1993--1998).
Editorial Board Member, Journal of European Optical Society, Part B(1994--1997).
Editor, Academic Press Book Series on {\me Optics and Photonics} (1998--2002).

Authored Books
G. P. Agrawal and N. K. Dutta, Long-Wavelength Semiconductor Lasers Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York 1986.
G. P. Agrawal Nonlinear Fiber Optics, Academic Press, San Diego, CA 1989); 2nd ed. 1995; Chinese Translation, 1992; Russian translation, 1996, Japanese Translation, 1997. 2nd ed.~1995; 3rd ed.~2001.
G. P. Agrawal, Fiber-Optic Communication Systems , Wiley, New York 1992); 2nd ed. 1997; Greek Translation, 2000. 3rd ed.~2002.
G. P. Agrawal and N. K. Dutta, Semiconductor Lasers, Kluwer Academic, Boston, 1993; reprinted, 2002.
G. P. Agrawal, Applications of Nonlinear Fiber Optics (Academic Press, San Diego, CA, 2001)
Y. S. Kivshar and G. P. Agrawal, Optical Solitons: From Fibers
to Photonic Crystals
(Academic Press, San Diego, CA, 2003).
Edited Books
G. P. Agrawal and R. W. Boyd, Eds. Contemporary Nonlinear Optics (Academic Press, San Diego, CA, 1992).
G. P. Agrawal, Ed., Semiconductor Lasers: Past, Present and Future (American Institute of Physics, New York, 1995).
Special issues on``Spatial and Polarization Dynamics of Semiconductor Lasers," Optics Express}, July 1999; J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, Oct. 1999.
Special issue on ``Fiber and integrated gratings: fundamentals, devices and
applications
," Fiber and Integrated Optics, June 2000.
Special issue on ``Nonlinear Optics," IEEE J. Sel. Topics Quantum Electron.,
June 2002.

Riccardo Betti

Editor Journal of Fusion Energy 2004

Nicholas P. Bigelow

Topical Editor for Optics Letters (OSA)- present

Edited Books

N. P. Bigelow, J. H. Eberly, C. R. Stroud and I. A. Walmsley editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics VIII (2002)

Programs
Co-Director - REU Program in Optical Science and Engineering
co-Director - Department of Education GAANN Graduate Fellowships Program in Crossdisciplinary Physics
coDirector - Department of Education GAANN Graduate Fellowships Program in Chemistry and Physics

Eric Blackman

Editor - Cross Sections 2002

Arie Bodek

Editorial Board, European Physics Journal C (1988-present)

Editorial Board Z. Phys. C (Particle and Fields) - previously

Edited Books P deBarbaro and A Bodek , Scintillator Tile-fiber Calorimeters, UR 1389 (Oct. 1994, Updated 1997).

Programs Co-director, REU Program in Physics

Co-Director - Pre-College Program in Physics for 9th and 10th grade high school students (PREP)

Director - Department of Education GAANN Graduate Fellowships Program

Co-Director : PARTICLE/Quarknet program for High School Teachers

Robert W. Boyd

Editorial board Phys. Rev. Letters -present
Editorial board, Journal of Modern Optics - present

Authored Books
R. W. Boyd, Radiometry and the Detection of Optical Radiation, (John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1983)
R. W. Boyd, Nonlinear Optics, (Academic Press,1991)

Edited Books
R. W. Boyd, M. G. Raymer, and L. M. Narducci, editors Optical Instabilities (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1986)
G. P. Agrawall and R. W. Boyd, editors, Contemporary Nonlinear Optics (Academic Press), Boston 1991)

Doug Cline

Editorial board Phys. Rev. C
(previous)

Ashok Das

Editor, Cross Sections, UR Dept. of Physics & Astronomy (2002)
Authored Books
A. Das and A. C. Melissinos, Quantum mechanics: A modern introduction, (Gordon Breach Publisher 1986) 
A. Das, IntegrableModels, (World Scientific Publishing 1993) 
A. Das and T. Ferbel, Nuclear and ParticlePhysics, (John Wiley 1993) 
A. Das, Field Theory: A Path Integral Approach,(World Scientific Publishing 1993) 
A. Das and T. Ferbel, Kern-und teilchenphysik,(Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Germany 1995) 
A. Das, Field Theories at Finite Temperature,(World Scientific Publishing 1997)
A. Das, Lectures on Quantum Mechanics (Hidustan Publications March 2003)
A. Das, Lectures on Electromagnetic Theory (Hidustan Publications Sept. 2003)
A. Das and T. Ferbel, Nuclear and ParticlePhysics( 2nd edition, John Wiley 2003) 
A. Das, Advanced Topics in Integrable Models, (in preparation)
A. Das, Electromagnetism (in preparation)
Edited Books
A. Das editor, Proceedings of the Seventh MRST Meeting, (1985) 
A. Das editor, Proceedings of the Ninth MRST Meeting, (1987) 
A. Das, editor, From Symmetries to Strings: Forty Years of Rochester Conferences, (World Scientific Publishing , 1995) 
A. Das and D. Koltun editors, From Spectroscopy to Chaos, (World Scientific Publishing 1995) ; 
A. Das and T. Ferbel, editors, Probing Luminous and Dark Matter, (World Scientific Publishing 1999)

David H, Douglas

Edited Books Measurements of Weak Forces in Physics Experiments edited by D, H, Douglass, V. B. Braginsky and A. B. Manukin. University of Chicago Press
Superconductivity in d- and f- Band Metals: First Rochester Conference. D. H, Douglass ed. AIP Press 1971
Superconductivity in d- and f- Band Metals :Second Rochester Conference. Plenum Press 1976 (2002) 

Charlie Duke

For a summary of the NRC Panel on Network Science 
For a summary of the APS Panel on the Industrial Physicist 
For a summary of the NRC Panel on Technologies to Deter Counterfeiting 

Thomas Ferbel Editorial Board Modern Physics Letters A-current
Editorial Board International Journal of Modern Physics A-current
Fouding Editor, NATO Summer School Conference Series (and Director)
Editorial Board, Z. Phys. C. -previously
Editoral Board, Phys Rev B -previously
Editor, Cross Sections, UR Dept. of Physics & Astronomy (2000, 2001, 2004)

Authored Books
A. Das and T. Ferbel, Kern-und teilchenphysik,(Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, Germany 1995)
A. Das and T. Ferbel, Nuclear and ParticlePhysics (John Wiley 1993)
A. Das and T. Ferbel, Nuclear and ParticlePhysics( 2nd edition, World Scientific 2003)

Edited Books
A. Das and T. Ferbel, editors, Probing Luminous and Dark Matter, (World Scientific Publishing 1999)
T. Ferbel, editor, 10 volumes: Techniques and Concepts of High Energy Physics X, (Kluwer Publishers 1999); (Plenum Publishers Volumes I-IX 1981-1997)
E. Borchi, T. Ferbel et al., editors, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Advanced Technology and Particle Physics, (Nuclear Physics B32, 3 1993)
T. Ferbel, editor, Experimental Tehcniques in Nuclear and Particle Physics, Second Edition (World Scientific Publishing Company 1992)
E. Borchi, T. Ferbel, A. Penzo and P. G. Rancoita, editors, Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Technology and Particle Physics, (North Holland Publishing Company, Amsterdam 1989)
T. Ferbel, editor, Experimental Techniques in High Energy Physics, Frontiers in Physics Series, (Addison-Wesley 1987)
T. Ferbel, editor, Silicon Detectors
in High Energy Physi
cs, published by Fermilab and UofR (1982),

Joseph H. Eberly

Chair of Board of Editors, OSA (2002-06)
Founding Editor, Optics Express (1996-01)
Physical Review A, Editorial Board, (1979-81), (1982-84)
Associate Editor, Optics Letters (1980-83)
Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 
Topical Editor for Quantum Optics (1984-89)
Senior Editor, Multiphoton Bibliographies (1976-85)
Editorial Board of Laser Physics (1991 - present)
Founding Editor, Cross Sections, UR Dept. of Physics & Astronomy (1984) 
Authored Books
P. W. Milonni and J. H. Eberly, Lasers, (13th Printing, Wiley, 1988) 
L. Allen and J. H. Eberly, Optical Resonance and Two-Level Atoms, (Wiley-Interscience, 1975) translated into Japanese 1975, Russian 1978, Polish 1981, reprinted (Dover Publishers, 1987)
Edited Books Physics Advisory Editor, John Wiley/Interscience (1975-present) 
J. H. Eberly and P. Lambropoulos, editors, Proc. of International Conference on Multiphoton Processes, Multiphoton Processes, 1977 (Wiley, 1978); 
J. H. Eberly, L. Mandel and E Wolf, editors Coherence and Quantum Optics VI, (Plenum 1989) ; 
J. H. Eberly, L. Mandel and E. Wolf, editors Coherence and Quantum Optics VII, (Plenum 1996) 
N. P. Bigelow, J. H. Eberly, C. R. Stroud and I. A. Walmsley editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics VIII (2003)

Thomas H. Foster

Associate Editor, Photochemistry and Photobiology -present

Adam Frank

Editorial Board - Astronomy Magazine - present
Contributing Editor, Astronomy Magazine - present
Contributing Editor, Discover Magazine - present

C. Richard Hagen

Edited Books
C. R. Hagen, editor, Proceedings of the MRST (Montreal-Rochester-Syracuse-Toronto) Conference on Theoretical High Energy Physics, (American Institute of Physics 2000)

Robert S. Knox

Editorial board- AIP Springer Series in Basic and Applied Biological Physics - (1994-now) Associate Editor, Biophysical Journal (1984-89) Editorial Board - Journal of Luminescence (1984-2002)

Authored Books
Robert S. Knox. Theory of Excitons ,(Academic Press, Inc., New York, 1963) (Published as Supplement 5 of Solid State Physics, F. Seitz and D. Turnbull, editors); Russian Translation: Teoria Eskitonov, World Publishers, Moscow 1966
Robert S. Knox and Albert Gold, Symmetry in the Solid State, (W. A. Benjamin, Inc., new York 1964)
D. L. Dexter and R. S. Knox, Excitons, J. Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York 1965) (Polish Translation: Ekscytony, Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Warszawa, 1968)

Edited Books
R. S. Knox, editor of English edition of The Electronic Theory of Heavily Doped Semiconductors, by V. L. Bonch-Bruevic, (Elsevier, New York 1966)
R. S. Knox editor of English edition of Solid State Physics, by R. Kubo and T. nagamiya (McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., New York 1969)
E. V. Mielczarek, E. Greenbaum and R. S. Knox, Biological Physics, Reprint volume in the series Key Papers in Physics (American Institute of Physics, New York, 1993)

Steven L. Manly 

Programs
Director of Teaching Intern Program
Director of Pre-college Experience in Physics (PREP) program

Robert L McCrory

Associate Editor, Physics of Plasmas Former Member of the Editorial Board- Nuclear Fusion Former Associate Editor, Laser and Particle Beams

Kevin S, McFarland

Editor, Cross Sections, UR Dept. of Physics & Astronomy (2000, 2001)Programs Director : PARTICLE/Quarknet program for High School Teachers


Adrian C. Melissinos 
Authored Books

A. C. Melissinos, Elements of Vector Calculus for Physicists, (in Greek, Athens 1955)A. C. Melissinos, Experiments in Modern Physics, (Academic Press, Inc. New York 1966)A. C. Melissinos and F. Lobkowidz, Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Volume I, ( W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia 1975)F. Lobkowicz and A. C. Melissinos, Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Volume II, (W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia 1975)A. C. Melissinos and F. Lobkowicz, Instructor's Manuals, Vol. I and II for Physics for Scientists and Engineers, (W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1975)A. C. Melissinos and F. Lobkowicz Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Vol. I and II, (Italian Translation, Piccin Editore, Padova, 1978)A. Das and A. C. Melissinos, Quantum mechanics: A Modern Introduction, (Gordon and Breach, New York 1985)A. C. Melissinos, Principles of Modern Technology, Cambridge University Press, U. K. 1990)
A. C. Melissinos, Jim Napolitano Experiments in Modern Physics, (Academic Press, Inc. 2nd Edition New York 2003) 

Edited Books

A. C. Melissinos, E.C.G. Sudarshan and J. Tinlot, editors, Proceedings, 1960 Conference on High Energy Physics, (Interscience, New York 1960)A. C. Melissinos and P. F. Slattery, editors, Proceedings, 1971 Conference on Particles and Fields, American Institute of Physics, New York, 1971)A. C. Melissinos and B. E. Moskowitz, editors, Proceedings of the Workshop on Non Accelerator particle Physics,(Nuclear Instruments and Mewthods, A264, 1988)C. Jones and A. C. Melissinos, editors, Proceedings of the Workshop on Cosmic Axions, (World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, 1989)

David D. Meyerhofer

Divisional Associate Editor - Phys. Rev. Letters (Jan 2004- ) Editorial board Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion - present

Programs
Summer Experience for Junior High School Students at the LLE


Shaul Mukamel

Editorial board of the Journal of Physical Chemistry 
Advisory editor for Chemical Physics Letters, 
Editorial board of the series on Mesoscopic Physics and Nanotechnology, Oxford University Press. 
Authored Books
Shaul Mukamel, Principles of Nonlinear Optical Spectroscopy, (Oxford University Press, New York 1999)
Edited Books
Shaul Mukamel and R. Lefebvre, editors, Stochasticity and Intramolecular Redistribution of Energy, NARO Conference Proceeding Series (Reidel 1987) 
Shaul Mukamel, guest editor, Special Issue of the Journal of Physical Chemistry, Charge Transfer in Restricted Geometries, (1992) 
Shaul Mukamel and Daniel Chemla, editors, Special Issue of Chemical Physics on Confined Excitons in Molecular and Semiconductor Nanostructures (1996) 
Shaul Mukamel and Robin Hochstasser, editors, Special Issue of Chemical Physics on Multidimensional Spectroscopies (2000) 
Shaul Mukamel, T. Elsaesser, M. M. Murnane and N. F. Scherer, editors, Ultrafast Phenomena XII, (Springer Verlag, Berlin 2000)

Susumo Okubo

Editorial Board - Hadronic Journal (1970-1972) Editorial Board - Algebras, Groups and Geometries (1985-1987)

Authored Books Susumu Okubo, Introduction to Octonion and other Non-associative Algebras in Physics, (Cambridge University Press 1995) Susumu Okubo, Lectures on Unitary Symmetry (University of Rochester, Department of Physics and Astronomy, 1964)

Lynne H. Orr

Programs Co-Director - Department of Education GAANN Graduate Fellowships Program in Physics Director - Teaching Internship Program

Judith L. Pipher

Scientific Editor, Astrophysical Journal (2002-present)

Albert Simon

Authored Books Albert Simon, An Introduction to Thermonuclear Research, (Pergamon Press, Londong 1959) Edited Books Albert Simon and W. b. Thompson, editors, Advances in Plasma Physics, Vol. 1, 1968, Vol 2, 1969, Vol. 3, 1969, Vol. 4 1971, Vol. 5, 1974, vol. 6, 1975 (John Wiley)

Paul F Slattery

Edited Books A. C. Melissinos and P. F. Slattery, editors, Proceedings, 1971 Conference on Particles and Fields, American Institute of Physics, New York, 1971)

Carlos Stroud

Edited Books N. P. Bigelow, J. H. Eberly, C. R. Stroud and I. A. Walmsley editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics VIII (2002)

Edward H, Thorndike

Authored Books Edward H. Thorndike, Energy and Environment: A Primer for Scientists and Engineers, (Addison-Wesley Publishing Company 1976).


John H Thomas

Scientific Editor, Astrophysical Journal (1993-2003)

Edited Books L. E. Cram and J. H. Thomas, editors. The Physics of Sunspots (Sacramento Peak Observatory, 1981). J. H. Thomas and N. O. Weiss, editors. Sunspots: Theory and Observations (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1992).

Hugh M Van Horn

Authored Books H. M. Van horn and J. W . Liebert, The White Dwarf Stars, (Wiley-Interscience, New York) in preparation

Edited Books H. M. Van Horn and V. Weidemann, editors, White Dwarfs and Variable Degenerate Stars, University of Rochester 1979) 
H. M. Van Horn and S. Ichimaru, editors, Strongly Coupled Plasma Physics , (University of Rochester Press 1993) 

Emil Wolf


Journal of Modern Optics (Editorial board) - present  Optics Communications (Advisory Editorial board) -present Progress in Optics (Editor) -present

Authored Book Max Born and Emil Wolf, Principles of Optics, (first edition, Pergamon Press, London and new York, 1959, seventh (expanded) edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1999)
Leonard Mandel and Emil Wolf, Optical Coherence and Quantum Optics, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge and New York, 1995)
E. Wolf, Selected Works of Emil Wolf with Commentary, (World Scientific, Singapore, 2001) World Scientific Series in 20th Century Physics - Vol. 29
SELECTED WORKS OF EMIL WOLF
(With Commentary) by Emil Wolf (University of Rochester)

Edited Books Emil Wolf, editor, Progress in Optics, Vol. I (1961); Vol. II (1963); Vol. III (1964); Vol. IV (1965); Vol. V (1966), Vol. VI (1967); Vol. VII (1969); Vol. VIII (1970); Vol. IX (1971); Vol. X (1972); Vol. XI (1973); Vol. XII (1974); Vol. XIII (1976);Vol. XIV (1976); Vol. XV (1977); Vol. XVI (1978); Vol. XVII (1980); Vol. XVIII (1980); Vol. XIX (1981); Vol. XX (1983); Vol. XXI (1984); Vol. XXII (1985); Vol. XXIII (1986); Vol. XXIV (1987); Vol. XXV (1988); Vol. XXVI (1988); XXVII (1989); XXVIII (1990); XXIX (1991); Vol. XXX (1992); XXXI (1992); XXXII (1993); XXXIII (1994); XXXIV (1995); Vol. XXXV (1996); XXXVI (1996); Vol. XXXVII (1997); Vol. XXXVIII (1998); XXXIX (1999); Vol. XL (2000), Vol. XLI (2001);Vol. XLII (2002); Vol 43 (2003), Vol. 44 (2004), Vol 45 (2005), Vol. 46 (2004) ,Vol 47 (2005), Vol. 48 (2006) (North-Holland and Elsevier Publishing, Amsterdam) L. Mandel and E. Wolf, editors, Selected Papers on Coherence and Fluctuations of Light, Vol. I (1850-1960); Vol. II (1961-1966); (Dover Publications, Inc., New York, 1970) reprinted by SPIE
ilestone Series, B. J. Thompson, ed. (SPIE Optical Engineering Press, Bellingham, WA, 1990)
L. Mandel and E. Wolf, editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics, Proceedings of Third Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, (Plenum Press, New York 1973)
L. Mandel and E. Wolf, editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics, Proceedings of Fourth Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, (Plenum Press, New York 1978)
L. Mandel and E. Wolf, editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics, Proceedings of Fifth Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, (Plenum Press, New York 1984)
L. Mandel and E. Wolf, editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics, Proceedings of Sixth Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, (Plenum Press, New York 1990)
L. Mandel and E. Wolf, editors, Coherence and Quantum Optics, Proceedings of Seventh Rochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics, (Plenum Press, New York 1996)

Jianhui Zhong

Magnetic Resonance Imaging, (Editor-in-chief: John Gore of Vanderbilt University), 2001-present